Popular Names in New Zealand

Boys · Girls
Boys
Rank Name Times +/-
83.
Adrian
79 +5
28.
Alan
294 0
94.
Alexander
65 -5
95.
Alistair
61 -1
42.
Allan
190 -4
9.
Andrew
673 +9
12.
Anthony
533 -1
76.
Antony
100 -2
97.
Arthur
60 new
34.
Barry
234 -2
86.
Bernard
75 +11
31.
Brent
256 +16
56.
Brett
153 -1
27.
Brian
301 -5
21.
Bruce
353 0
79.
Bryan
93 +2
88.
Carl
74 +12
70.
Charles
112 +14
10.
Christopher
544 -1
33.
Colin
244 -3
18.
Craig
377 -4
74.
Daniel
103 +1
89.
Darryl
72 +2
1.
David
1,350 0
36.
Dean
222 +30
81.
Dennis
89 -5
77.
Derek
99 +7
48.
Donald
169 -2
63.
Douglas
128 -8
72.
Edward
109 -9
89.
Eric
72 -17
63.
Garry
128 -10
23.
Gary
329 +6
62.
Gavin
132 -5
32.
Geoffrey
248 +1
66.
George
119 -5
100.
Gerard
56 -6
75.
Glenn
101 +8
67.
Gordon
118 +1
25.
Graeme
323 +1
30.
Graham
262 +1
19.
Grant
373 0
17.
Gregory
402 -1
95.
Henry
61 new
14.
Ian
453 -1
21.
James
353 -1
55.
Jeffrey
155 -1
4.
John
1,145 0
82.
Jonathan
87 +4
60.
Joseph
137 +11
44.
Keith
185 +7
85.
Kelvin
77 -3
42.
Kenneth
190 -5
59.
Kerry
140 +5
13.
Kevin
513 -3
93.
Kim
66 new
69.
Lance
114 +4
78.
Leslie
98 -2
84.
Lindsay
78 +5
53.
Malcolm
163 +5
5.
Mark
1,018 +1
35.
Martin
229 0
79.
Matthew
93 -1
3.
Michael
1,182 0
24.
Murray
325 +1
37.
Neil
216 -3
71.
Neville
111 -4
73.
Nicholas
104 +5
54.
Nigel
159 -2
98.
Noel
57 -7
58.
Patrick
145 +2
7.
Paul
785 0
2.
Peter
1,213 0
26.
Philip
305 -2
41.
Phillip
193 -1
44.
Raymond
185 -5
11.
Richard
542 +1
8.
Robert
735 0
65.
Robin
121 0
86.
Rodney
75 -17
57.
Roger
147 -9
61.
Ronald
134 -2
29.
Ross
287 -2
38.
Russell
214 +2
92.
Scott
67 -5
47.
Shane
173 +14
40.
Simon
197 +10
6.
Stephen
909 -1
20.
Steven
369 +3
49.
Stuart
168 0
68.
Terence
116 +2
91.
Terry
70 -13
52.
Thomas
164 -9
51.
Timothy
165 -9
50.
Tony
167 -5
39.
Trevor
204 -3
46.
Warren
177 -2
98.
Warwick
57 -4
15.
Wayne
436 +2
16.
William
406 -1
Girls
Rank Name Times +/-
85.
Adrienne
90 +7
43.
Alison
163 -6
91.
Amanda
82 new
52.
Andrea
146 +8
37.
Angela
201 +14
69.
Ann
114 -8
82.
Anna
92 +7
28.
Anne
249 -4
46.
Annette
161 +3
32.
Barbara
225 -10
98.
Beverley
76 -17
48.
Brenda
152 -2
49.
Bronwyn
149 +30
20.
Carol
293 +1
87.
Caroline
88 -15
32.
Carolyn
225 0
23.
Catherine
275 +2
66.
Cheryl
117 -7
93.
Christina
81 +7
3.
Christine
614 0
70.
Colleen
113 +4
82.
Debbie
92 0
4.
Deborah
543 +1
25.
Debra
270 -5
27.
Denise
250 -4
91.
Diana
82 -14
30.
Diane
233 -4
42.
Dianne
172 -1
8.
Donna
440 -1
15.
Elizabeth
362 -7
23.
Fiona
275 +11
79.
Frances
96 -9
82.
Gail
92 -6
64.
Gillian
123 +1
96.
Glenda
80 -10
29.
Heather
235 -1
13.
Helen
388 +4
19.
Jacqueline
300 +21
47.
Jan
153 +10
39.
Jane
186 -6
41.
Janet
176 -3
56.
Janice
135 -11
85.
Janine
90 +1
98.
Jeanette
76 -12
14.
Jennifer
381 -6
50.
Jillian
147 +5
6.
Joanne
494 +6
16.
Judith
322 -1
7.
Julie
480 -3
2.
Karen
716 0
97.
Katherine
79 new
52.
Kathleen
146 -9
38.
Kathryn
193 -2
64.
Kay
123 +2
89.
Kaye
86 +7
57.
Kerry
134 -4
40.
Kim
180 +12
75.
Leanne
110 new
76.
Lesley
109 -9
11.
Linda
399 +2
55.
Lorraine
138 -1
60.
Louise
127 +12
59.
Lynda
131 +3
26.
Lynette
269 +1
81.
Lynne
93 +2
66.
Maree
117 -3
17.
Margaret
320 +1
68.
Maria
116 -4
60.
Marie
127 -5
22.
Mary
285 -6
93.
Maureen
81 -2
50.
Michele
147 +27
18.
Michelle
317 +13
34.
Nicola
219 +14
44.
Pamela
162 -5
20.
Patricia
293 -1
60.
Pauline
127 -11
98.
Philippa
76 new
34.
Raewyn
219 +1
12.
Robyn
392 +2
58.
Rosemary
132 -15
78.
Ruth
98 +1
74.
Sally
111 -6
5.
Sandra
501 +1
77.
Sarah
108 +7
9.
Sharon
439 +2
72.
Shelley
112 +13
70.
Sheryl
113 -12
44.
Shirley
162 +3
72.
Shona
112 -3
87.
Stephanie
88 -17
1.
Susan
768 0
31.
Suzanne
232 -2
90.
Teresa
83 -1
54.
Tracey
141 +40
80.
Tracy
95 new
36.
Vicki
211 -6
93.
Vivienne
81 -19
10.
Wendy
411 0
60.
Yvonne
127 -18